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Sébastien Merkel

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Journal articles28 documents

  • Huijeong Hwang, Taehyun Kim, Hyunchae Cynn, Thomas Vogt, Rachel J. Husband, et al.. X-ray Free Electron Laser-Induced Synthesis of ε-Iron Nitride at High Pressures. The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2021, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 12 (12), pp.3246-3252. ⟨10.1021/acs.jpclett.1c00150⟩. ⟨hal-03219661⟩
  • Sabrina Tecklenburg, Roberto Colina-Ruiz, Sovanndara Hok, Cynthia Bolme, Eric Galtier, et al.. Ultrafast X-ray Diffraction Study of a Shock-Compressed Iron Meteorite above 100 GPa. Minerals, MDPI, 2021, 11 (6), pp.567. ⟨10.3390/min11060567⟩. ⟨hal-03256610⟩
  • H. P. Liermann, Z. Konôpková, K. Appel, C. Prescher, A. Schropp, et al.. Novel experimental setup for megahertz X-ray diffraction in a diamond anvil cell at the High Energy Density (HED) instrument of the European X-ray Free-Electron Laser (EuXFEL). Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, International Union of Crystallography, 2021, Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, 28 (3), pp.688-706. ⟨10.1107/s1600577521002551⟩. ⟨hal-03213668⟩
  • Sébastien Merkel, Ainhoa Lincot, Sylvain Petitgirard. Microstructural effects and mechanism of bcc-hcp-bcc transformations in polycrystalline iron. Physical Review B, American Physical Society, 2020, Physical Review B, 102, pp.104103. ⟨10.1103/PhysRevB.102.104103⟩. ⟨hal-02937692⟩
  • Anastasiia Zadoia, Ángel Arévalo-López, Javier Sanchez-Benitez, Marielle Huvé, Jean-François Blach, et al.. High pressure exploration in the Li – Ln – V – O system.. Dalton Transactions, Royal Society of Chemistry, In press, ⟨10.1039/D0DT02721A⟩. ⟨hal-02934278⟩
  • Julia Immoor, Hauke Marquardt, Lowell M Miyagi, S. Speziale, Sébastien Merkel, et al.. An improved setup for radial diffraction experiments at high pressures and high temperatures in a resistive graphite-heated diamond anvil cell. Review of Scientific Instruments, American Institute of Physics, 2020, Review of Scientific Instruments, 91 (4), pp.045121. ⟨10.1063/1.5143293⟩. ⟨hal-02558603⟩
  • Paul Raterron, Caroline Bollinger, Sébastien Merkel. Olivine intergranular plasticity at mantle pressures and temperatures. Comptes Rendus Géoscience, Elsevier Masson, 2019, Comptes Rendus Geoscience, 351 (2-3), pp.80-85. ⟨10.1016/j.crte.2018.10.001⟩. ⟨hal-02168201⟩
  • Christopher Langrand, Denis Andrault, Stéphanie Durand, Zuzana Konôpková, Nadege Hilairet, et al.. Kinetics and detectability of the bridgmanite to post-perovskite transformation in the Earth's D″ layer. Nature Communications, Nature Publishing Group, 2019, Nature Communications, 10 (1), ⟨10.1038/s41467-019-13482-x⟩. ⟨hal-02415433⟩
  • Bruno Reynard, Razvan Caracas, Herve Cardon, Gilles Montagnac, Sébastien Merkel. High-pressure yield strength of rocksalt structures using quartz Raman piezometry. Comptes Rendus Géoscience, Elsevier Masson, 2019, 351 (2-3), pp.71-79. ⟨10.1016/j.crte.2018.02.001⟩. ⟨hal-02347201⟩
  • Sergio Speziale, Julia Immoor, A Ermakov, Sébastien Merkel, Hauke Marquardt, et al.. The equation of state of TaC0.99 by X-ray diffraction in radial scattering geometry to 32 GPa and 1073 K. Journal of Applied Physics, American Institute of Physics, 2019, 126 (10), pp.105107. ⟨10.1063/1.5115350⟩. ⟨hal-02284714⟩
  • Jonathan Amodeo, Sébastien Merkel, Christophe Tromas, Philippe Carrez, Sandra Korte-Kerzel, et al.. Dislocations and Plastic Deformation in MgO Crystals: A Review. Crystals, MDPI, 2018, 8 (6), pp.1-53. ⟨10.3390/cryst8060240⟩. ⟨hal-01807690⟩
  • J. Immoor, H. Marquardt, L. Miyagi, F. Lin, S. Speziale, et al.. Evidence for {100}<011> slip in ferropericlase in from high-pressure/high-temperature experiments Earth's lower mantle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Elsevier, 2018, 489, pp.251-257. ⟨10.1016/j.epsl.2018.02.045⟩. ⟨hal-02623662⟩
  • M. Roskosz, E. Deloule, J. Ingrin, C. Depecker, Didier Laporte, et al.. Kinetic D/H fractionation during hydration and dehydration of silicate glasses, melts and nominally anhydrous minerals. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Elsevier, 2018, 233, pp.14-32. ⟨10.1016/j.gca.2018.04.027⟩. ⟨hal-01919421⟩
  • F. Lin, Nadège Hilairet, Paul Raterron, Ahmed Addad, J. Immoor, et al.. Elasto-viscoplastic self consistent modeling of the ambient temperature plastic behavior of periclase deformed up to 5.4 GPa. Journal of Applied Physics, American Institute of Physics, 2017, 122 (20), ⟨10.1063/1.4999951⟩. ⟨hal-02619302⟩
  • A. Lincot, Ph. Cardin, R. Deguen, S. Merkel. Multiscale model of global inner-core anisotropy induced by hcp alloy plasticity. Geophysical Research Letters, American Geophysical Union, 2016, 43 (3), pp.1084 - 1091. ⟨10.1002/2015GL067019⟩. ⟨insu-01899915⟩
  • A. Dewaele, C. Denoual, S. Anzellini, F. Occelli, M. Mezouar, et al.. Mechanism of the alpha-epsilon phase transformation in iron. Physical Review B: Condensed Matter and Materials Physics (1998-2015), American Physical Society, 2015, 91 (17), ⟨10.1103/PhysRevB.91.174105⟩. ⟨hal-01216768⟩
  • Fabrice Detrez, O Castelnau, P Cordier, Sébastien Merkel, P Raterron. Effective viscoplastic behavior of polycrystalline aggregates lacking four independent slip systems inferred from homogenization methods; application to olivine. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, Elsevier, 2015, 83, pp.199-220. ⟨10.1016/j.jmps.2015.05.022⟩. ⟨hal-01198767⟩
  • A. Lincot, S. Merkel, P. Cardin. Is inner core seismic anisotropy a marker for plastic flow of cubic iron?. Geophysical Research Letters, American Geophysical Union, 2015, 42 (5), pp.1326. ⟨10.1002/2014GL062862⟩. ⟨hal-01112259⟩
  • Paul Raterron, Fabrice Detrez, Olivier Castelnau, Caroline Bollinger, Patrick Cordier, et al.. Multiscale modeling of upper mantle plasticity: From single-crystal rheology to multiphase aggregate deformation. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, Elsevier, 2014, 228, pp.232-243. ⟨10.1016/j.pepi.2013.11.012⟩. ⟨hal-00980640⟩
  • A Lincot, R Deguen, Sébastien Merkel, Philippe Cardin. Seismic response and anisotropy of a model hcp iron inner core. Comptes Rendus Géoscience, Elsevier Masson, 2014, pp.148-157. ⟨10.1016/j.crte.2014.04.001⟩. ⟨hal-01260088⟩
  • Renaud Deguen, Philippe Cardin, Sébastien Merkel, Ricardo A. Lebensohn. Texturing in Earth's inner core due to preferential growth in its equatorial belt. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, Elsevier, 2011, 188 (3-4), pp.173-184. ⟨10.1016/j.pepi.2011.08.008⟩. ⟨insu-00679836⟩
  • Renaud Deguen, Philippe Cardin, Sebastien Merkel, R.A. Lebensohn. Texturing in the Earth's inner core due to preferential growth in its equatorial belt. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, Elsevier, 2011, Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 188, pp.173-184. ⟨10.1016/j.pepi.2011.08.008⟩. ⟨hal-00560109v2⟩
  • Lowell Miyagi, Sébastien Merkel, Takehiko Yagi, Nagayoshi Sata, Yasuo Ohishi, et al.. Diamond anvil cell deformation of CaSiO perovskite up to 49 GPa. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, Elsevier, 2009, 174 (1-4), pp.159. ⟨10.1016/j.pepi.2008.05.018⟩. ⟨hal-00533030⟩
  • N. Hilairet, Bruno Reynard, Y. Wang, I. Daniel, S. Merkel, et al.. High-Pressure Creep of Serpentine, Interseismic Deformation, and Initiation of Subduction. Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007, 318 (5858), pp.1910-1913. ⟨10.1126/science.1148494⟩. ⟨hal-02107601⟩
  • Sébastien Merkel, Sébastien Merkel, Allen K. Mcnamara, Atsushi Kubo, Sergio Speziale, et al.. Deformation of (Mg,Fe)SiO3 Post-Perovskite and D'' Anisotropy. Science, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007, 316 (5832), pp.1729-1732. ⟨10.1126/science.1140609⟩. ⟨hal-00293910⟩
  • Sébastien Merkel, Nobuyoshi Miyajimab, Daniele Antonangeli, Guillaume Fiquet, Takehiko Yagi. Lattice preferred orientation and stress in polycrystalline hcp-Co plastically deformed under high pressure. Journal of Applied Physics, American Institute of Physics, 2006, 100, pp.023510. ⟨10.1063/1.2214224⟩. ⟨hal-00613949⟩
  • Tristan Ferroir, Tsuyoshi Onozawa, Takehiko Yagi*, Sebastien Merkel, Nobuyoshi Miyajima, et al.. Equation of state and phase transition in KAlSi3O8 hollandite at high pressure. American Mineralogist, Mineralogical Society of America, 2006, 91, pp.327-332. ⟨10.2138/am.2006.1879⟩. ⟨hal-00095209⟩
  • Sébastien Merkel, A. P. Jephcoat, J. Shu H.-K. Mao, Philippe Gillet, R. J. Hemley. Equation of state, elasticity and shear strength of pyrite under high pressure. Phys Chem Min, 2002, 29, pp.1-9. ⟨10.1007/s002690100207⟩. ⟨hal-00102107⟩

Book sections2 documents

  • Sébastien Merkel, Patrick Cordier. Deformation of Core and Lower-Mantle Materials. Terasaki, H.; Fischer, R. A. Deep Earth: Physics and Chemistry of the Lower Mantle and Core, John Wiley & Sons; Inc; Hoboken; NJ; USA, pp.89-99, 2016. ⟨hal-02167007⟩
  • Sébastien Merkel. Radial diffraction in the diamond anvil cell: methods and applications. Boldyreva, E.; Dera, P. High-Pressure Crystallography: From Fundamental Phenomena to Technological Applications, Springer; Dordrecht; Netherlands, pp.111-122, 2010. ⟨hal-02151009⟩